Mount Vernon Family Therapy (MVFT) is Looking For A Marriage and Family Therapy Resident To Join Our Practice!

Mount Vernon Family Therapy (MVFT) is looking for talented, motivated and committed Resident to join our team of mental health practitioners.  Only candidates who are licensed-eligible in Virginia will be considered.  We have opportunities for part-time work schedules with eventual growth to full-time.  Applicants must be able to work at least 2 afternoon/evenings OR Saturday/Sunday a week.

Who Are We?

Mount Vernon Family Therapy is a busy fee-for-service group practice located in Alexandria, VA south of Old Town.  MVFT clinicians offer a range of services, including couples therapy (Emotionally Focused Therapy); family systems therapy; and child, adolescent and adult individual therapy.  Our approach is experiential and empowering and is based in childhood and adult attachment theory.  

Training or interest in learning Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, Play Therapy, and/or Family Based Treatment for Anorexia desired.  Ideal candidates are curious about continuing their growth as a therapist and are willing to be part of a warm collegial team.

Hours may be negotiated with a minimum of 12 hours dedicated to MVFT weekly. Attendance at twice monthly staff meeting on Wednesday mornings is essential.  We offer excellent compensation and in-house clinical supervision. 

Next Steps:

Interested candidates are requested to submit a Cover Letter indicating their clinical interests with a Curriculum Vitae or Resume to Jennifer McEwan, Ph.D., at  For more information, please visit: